» Nonsite Author: M.D. Garral
July 1st, 2012
WoodyAllenandDoll
Best Intentions
By (Baruch College/CUNY)

Meaning, no less than intention, matters. But to the extent it isn’t all or above all what interpretation, indeed appreciation, of an artwork aims at, or is in any event of a different, less linguistic order than those in search of it tend to suppose, then, their intentions notwithstanding, in a relevant sense both intentionalism and the do-or-die debate about it might not be all that any more than where it’s at.

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